Sea to Sky Highway

Encompassing the roadway leading to British Columbia's Northern interior, the Sea to Sky Corridor, also known as Highway 99 passes through mountain ranges, forests, glacial lakes and fjords leading to the Ocean; connecting a range of towns such as Furry Creek, Porteau Cove, Squamish, Pemberton, and the most visited, Whistler.

Click on the map pins below to view the available activities within Sea to Sky Highway

Map of Things to do along the Sea to Sky Highway

Things to do in Squamish Things to do in Whistler

This famous stretch of roadway is famed for its scenic views, lookouts and various Provincial Parks. The corridor is well used throughout the year as locals and visitors can camp, hike, cycle and visit the many attractions found in the area.

Squamish, the first largest townsite in the region serves as a pit stop for many nature and sports enthusiasts throughout the year. Rock climbing, hiking, windsurfing, biking and eagle viewing are a few of the activities in the area. Most popular is Stawamus Chief, a large granite rock formation with smooth sides which is a popular hiking and rock climbing locale. Nearby at Britannia Beach, the Museum of Mining pays homage to the largest copper mine in the region with on-site tours, artifacts and gold panning.

Whistler, the region's most visited area is a base for skiers and snowboarders from around the world. The winter months sees hundreds of people descend on the two mountains - Whistler and Blackcomb - to ski its stunning runs which has earned Whistler its top North American Ski Resort designation. Summer sees a different crowd. Bungee jumping, zip lining, hiking, wildlife viewing and mountain biking are all popular activities in the immediate area.

The Sea to Sky corridor has hundreds of activities and some of the most breathtaking views along the coast and interior of the Province. Exploring this beautiful highway will take you to amazing sights, waterfalls, parks and flora and fauna people have only ever dreamt to see.

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Garibaldi Provincial Park

Encompassing over 194,650ha of land east of Squamish and Whistler, Garibaldi Provincial Park offers visitors over 90kms of trails, wilderness camping and stunning natural areas from meadows to glacial lakes and snow capped mountains to the Black Tusk.

Tantalus Viewpoint

Found between Whistler and Squamish, the Tantalus View Point offers panoramic views of the mountain range and valleys below, one of the Highway's most scenic stops.

Brohm Lake Interpretive Forest

The Brohm Lake Interpretive Forest located along the Sea to Sky Highway offers over 10kms of year round hiking trails as well as views, cycling, fishing, swimming, birding, nature exploration and picnicking opportunities.

Alice Lake Provincial Park

Spreading over 396 hectares, Alice Lake situated 13kms from Squamish offers seasonal and year round activities such as camping, hiking, biking, swimming and canoeing.

Murrin Provincial Park

Located alongside the Sea to Sky, Murrin Provincial Park is an ideal locale to spend a few hours relaxing along the lake, swimming, fishing, eating a packed lunch or watching the nimble climbers navigating the rock walls found within the Park.

Britannia Mine Museum

The Britannia Mine Museum located in Britannia Beach is a popular destination with many exhibits, underground tours and buildings to explore.

Porteau Cove Provincial Park

Located 38 kilometres north of Horseshoe Bay, Porteau Cove offers activities such as camping, hiking, boating, swimming and diving. Offering beautiful views of North America's most southerly fjord, it is a beautiful stop along the Sea to Sky Highway.